Bush’s Pasture Park

Bush’s Pasture Park covers 90.5 acres of lush, wooded areas and open meadows. Bring friends for a pick-up game of Ultimate Frisbee, or bring the kids to enjoy any of the playgrounds, including the Crooked House Playground. There are many trails that are perfect for walking, jogging, or running at whatever pace you prefer.

Enjoy the Rhododendron and Rose Gardens. Play tennis at one of the four lighted tennis courts. Visit the Bush House Museum or the Bush Art Center and gallery, home of the Annual Salem Art Fair.

​​Bush’s Pasture Park covers 90.5 acres of lush, wooded areas and open meadows. Bring friends for a pick-up game of Ultimate Frisbee, or bring the kids to enjoy any of the playgrounds, including the Crooked House Playground. There are many trails that are perfect for walking, jogging, or running at whatever pace you prefer.

Enjoy the Rhododendron and Rose Gardens. Play tennis at one of the four lighted tennis courts. Visit the Bush House Museum or the Bush Art Center and gallery, home of the Annual Salem Art Fair.

Hours & location
Daily
5am to Midnight
600 Mission St SE
Salem, Oregon
Park features
Baseball Fields
Horseshoes
Jogging
Picnic Tables
Play Equipment
Reservable
Restrooms
Stage
Tennis Court(s)
Walking

Contact us

Recreation Services
Monday–Friday
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
555 Liberty ST SE RM 325
Salem OR 97301
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The amphitheater has a capacity of up to 100 people, and includes three picnic tables. Restrooms and a playground are within walking distance. Electricity (20 amps max) and potable water are available upon request.​

  • Posts can be pulled to allow vehicle access to the site, but parking is not allowed on the derby track
  • After drop-off, vehicles must park in the parking lot
  • Noise permit: $30.00
  • Alcohol use: $50.00

This picnic area is also close to the restrooms and playgrounds. It includes 10 picnic tables, and has a capacity of up to 100 people.

  • No electricity or potable water
  • Two garbage cans
  • Noise permit: not allowed
  • Alcohol use: $50.00 (alcohol not allowed in ball field)

​Phillips’ Softball Field features two bleachers that seat 50 people and a big open green area for seating.

  • Electricity is not available
  • Bases available for use if you reserve the field
  • Alcohol is not allowed unless you also reserve the Lower Leffelle Picnic Area, and then it is only allowed in the picnic area
  
  
  
  
Amphitheater
$25.00
per hour4-hour minimum. $20 permit fee.
Lower Leffelle Picnic Area
$30.00
per hour4-hour minimum. $20 permit fee.
Phillips' Field
$21.00
per hour$20 processing fee.
Phillips' Field
$336.00
2-day rental$20 processing fee.
Phillips' Field
$525.00
3-day rental$20 processing fee.